China Now has 564 Million Internet Users
Posted in: Internet Use/New Technologies at 16/01/2013 21:02
[IDG] China's Internet population reached 564 million at the end of December, an increase of 26 million over the past six months, according to a non-profit research group in the country.
The new figure brings China's Internet penetration to 42.1 percent, said the government-linked China Internet Network Information Center (CNNIC) in a report on Tuesday. In contrast, the U.S. has an Internet penetration rate of 77 percent, according to Internet World Stats.